Mary Kom Awarded Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan For PV Sindhu
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Mary Kom Awarded Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan For PV Sindhu

While Mary Kom will be awarded the Padma Vibhushan - India's second-highest civilian award, PV Sindhu will be conferred with the Padma Bhushan.

"Legendary" Mary Kom Motivates Youngsters, Sports Minister Shares Video. Watch

"Legendary" Mary Kom Motivates Youngsters, Sports Minister Shares Video. Watch

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju shared a video in which Mary Kom can be seen motivating young players in a bus while seeing them off for the Khelo India Youth Games 2020.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju Reacts To Mary Kom-Nikhat Zareen Controversy

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju Reacts To Mary Kom-Nikhat Zareen Controversy

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said that India is proud to have both Mary Kom and Nikhat Zareen.

Nikhat Zareen Says She Never Expected Mary Kom To Take It Personally And "Get So Angry"
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Nikhat Zareen Says She Never Expected Mary Kom To Take It Personally And "Get So Angry"

Nikhat Zareen said her fight was not against Mary Kom but against a system that was not giving her a fair chance to prove herself in her weight category.

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"Don't Like People With Such Nature": Mary Kom Refuses To Shake Nikhat Zareen's Hands. Watch Video

After the winning the 51kg boxing trial, Mary Kom revealed why she didn't shake hands with her opponent Nikhat Zareen.

Mary Kom Beats Nikhat Zareen, Will Represent India In 2020 Olympic Qualifiers
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Mary Kom Beats Nikhat Zareen, Will Represent India In 2020 Olympic Qualifiers

Mary Kom defeated Nikhat Zareen by split decision in the 51kg women's boxing trials.

Nikhat Zareen Advances To Final Of Boxing Trials For Olympic Qualifiers
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Nikhat Zareen Advances To Final Of Boxing Trials For Olympic Qualifiers

Former junior world champion Nikhat Zareen on Friday advanced to the 51kg category finals of the women's boxing trials for next year's Olympic Qualifiers.

Nikhat Zareen Selected For Boxing Trials Of Olympic Qualifiers
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Nikhat Zareen Selected For Boxing Trials Of Olympic Qualifiers

Nikhat Zareen was handed the fourth spot in the 51 kg category which already has six-time World Champion MC Mary Kom, RSPB's Jyoti Gulia and Haryana's Ritu Grewal.

Nikhat Zareen Demands Fair Olympic Trials, Which Should Be Televised Live
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Nikhat Zareen Demands Fair Olympic Trials, Which Should Be Televised Live

Nikhat Zareen demanded a fair Olympic selection trials and asked the national federation (BFI) to telecast live the fight after her much-anticipated showdown against MC Mary Kom.

Indian Boxing League: Mary Kom Leads Punjab Panthers To Second Straight Win
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Indian Boxing League: Mary Kom Leads Punjab Panthers To Second Straight Win

Mary Kom won her bout in a dominating fashion as Punjab Panthers notched up their second successive victory in the Big Bout Indian Boxing League by beating Bombay Bullets 5-2.

Mary Kom Included In 10-Athlete Ambassadors Group For 2020 Tokyo Olympics
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Mary Kom Included In 10-Athlete Ambassadors Group For 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The IOC's Task Force included Mary Kom in a 10-strong athlete ambassadors group to represent boxers in the build-up to next year's Tokyo Olympic Games.

Mary Kom To Abhinav Bindra On Olympics Qualification Row: "Better To Be Quiet"
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Mary Kom To Abhinav Bindra On Olympics Qualification Row: "Better To Be Quiet"

Mary Kom said Abhinav Bindra "doesn't know anything about boxing" after he spoke about the ongoing Olympics qualification row between her and Nikhat Zareen.

Mary Kom Says "Not Scared To Fight Nikhat Zareen" In Trials For Olympic Qualifiers
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Mary Kom Says "Not Scared To Fight Nikhat Zareen" In Trials For Olympic Qualifiers

Mary Kom (51kg) found herself embroiled in a controversy with Zareen demanding a trial bout against her before the Indian squad for next year's Olympic qualifiers is decided.

Boxing Federation Of India To Call Meeting To Solve Mary Kom-Nikhat Zareen Selection Row
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Boxing Federation Of India To Call Meeting To Solve Mary Kom-Nikhat Zareen Selection Row

Nikhat Zareen had claimed that the federation was backing Mary Kom to compete in the Tokyo Olympics qualifiers next year without giving her a "fair chance".

Nikhat Zareen Demands Bout With Mary Kom, Asks For "Fair Chance" Ahead Of Olympic Qualifiers
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Nikhat Zareen Demands Bout With Mary Kom, Asks For "Fair Chance" Ahead Of Olympic Qualifiers

Nikhat Zareen, in her letter, stated that the Boxing Federation of India's rule of exempting gold and silver medallists from the World Cup was being changed to accommodate Mary Kom who won a bronze in the tournament.

Olympic Qualifiers: Nikhat Zareen Cries Foul After Boxing Federation Backs Mary Kom
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Olympic Qualifiers: Nikhat Zareen Cries Foul After Boxing Federation Backs Mary Kom

BFI president Ajay Singh told reporters that Mary Kom, could possibly be their automatic choice for next year's Olympic qualifiers in Wuhan.

Mary Kom Questions Protest Rule At Women
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Mary Kom Questions Protest Rule At Women's World Boxing Championships

After Mary Kom lost her World Championships semifinals bout, India lodged a protest but it was turned down by the International Boxing Association's (AIBA) technical committee.

World Boxing Championships: Manju Rani Enters Finals, Mary Kom, Jamuna Boro, Lovlina Borgohain Take Home Bronze
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World Boxing Championships: Manju Rani Enters Finals, Mary Kom, Jamuna Boro, Lovlina Borgohain Take Home Bronze

Women's World Boxing Championships: Mary Kom and two other boxers took home bronze, while Manju Rani reached the finals in her maiden appearance.

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